[kernel-hardening] [PATCH 2/2] arm: apply more __ro_after_init
keescook at chromium.org
Fri Jun 3 14:26:54 PDT 2016
On Fri, Jun 3, 2016 at 11:51 AM, Greg KH <gregkh at linuxfoundation.org> wrote:
> On Fri, Jun 03, 2016 at 11:40:24AM -0700, Kees Cook wrote:
>> Guided by grsecurity's analogous __read_only markings in arch/arm,
>> this applies several uses of __ro_after_init to structures that are
>> only updated during __init.
>> Signed-off-by: Kees Cook <keescook at chromium.org>
>> arch/arm/kernel/cpuidle.c | 2 +-
>> arch/arm/kernel/setup.c | 10 +++++-----
>> arch/arm/kernel/smp.c | 2 +-
>> arch/arm/lib/delay.c | 2 +-
>> arch/arm/mm/mmu.c | 9 ++-------
>> arch/x86/mm/ioremap.c | 3 +--
> I don't think this x86 file is an arm-specific one :)
Hah, whooops. :)
> That minor nit aside, these patches are a great step forward, are you
> going to take them and work to push them upstream, or do you want/need
> others to do this?
I'll collect more like these and carry a tree for -next and push them for v4.8.
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